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Safety Culture

Education & Awareness

 

Overview

We use our educational courses and communications programming to help build awareness around common hazards, safety best practices, and industry regulations and standards to keep the public and our clients safe.

 

 

Key Statistics


 

179

live educational events held in 2018.

92.3%

satisfaction rating for our educational programming.

+20.2%

increase in our social media followers.


 


 

2018 Activities

In 2018, our Client Education team produced 30% more events than in 2017, connecting more people to safety education programming. Those courses reflect the size and scope of our technologies, as shown to the right.

Our Communications team also worked hard to expand Technical Safety BC's reach, significantly increasing its social media presence, attending more high profile events such as the Vancouver Home Show, and holding a major press conference to announce the results of the Fernie Ammonia Release incident. 

 

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Major Awareness Activities

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Fernie Ammonia Release

We held a press conference in July 2018 to announce the results of our investigation into the Fernie Memorial Arena ammonia release fatality. 

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Wildfires

During the 2018 wildfire season, we promoted best practices around gas and electrical equipment when under evacuation. 

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Carbon Monoxide

In Spring 2018, we held a major campaign to bring awareness to the issue of carbon monoxide poisoning, and to advise the public of the key risk factors and signs.